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Spongia (Spongia) officinalis Linnaeus, 1759

165220  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:165220)

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Species
Euspongia officinalis (Linnaeus, 1759) · unaccepted (genus transfer)
Euspongia officinalis var. exigua Schulze, 1879 · unaccepted (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Spongia adriatica Schmidt, 1862 · unaccepted (junior synonym)
Spongia officinalis Linnaeus, 1759 · alternative representation (subgenus assignment)
Spongia officinalis mediterranea Hyatt, 1877 · unaccepted (junior synonym)
Spongia officinalis var. adriatica Schmidt, 1862 · unaccepted (junior synonym)
Spongia officinalis var. exigua (Schulze, 1879) · unaccepted (genus transfer and junior synonym)
Spongia quarnerensis Schmidt, 1862 · unaccepted (junior synonym)

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(of Spongia officinalis Linnaeus, 1759) Linnaeus, C. (1759). Systema naturæ per regna tria naturæ, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Tomus II. Editio decima, reformata. - pp. [1-4], 825-1384. Holmiæ. (L. Salvii)., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/587267
page(s): 1348 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Neotype  (of Spongia officinalis Linnaeus, 1759) BMNH...  
Neotype (of Spongia officinalis Linnaeus, 1759) BMNH 1883.12.4.28 [details]
Neotype (of Euspongia officinalis var. adriatica (Schmidt, 1862)) BMNH 1883.12.4.28, geounit Adriatic Sea [details]
de Voogd, N.J.; Alvarez, B.; Boury-Esnault, N.; Cárdenas, P.; Díaz, M.-C.; Dohrmann, M.; Downey, R.; Goodwin, C.; Hajdu, E.; Hooper, J.N.A.; Kelly, M.; Klautau, M.; Lim, S.C.; Manconi, R.; Morrow, C.; Pinheiro, U.; Pisera, A.B.; Ríos, P.; Rützler, K.; Schönberg, C.; Turner, T.; Vacelet, J.; van Soest, R.W.M.; Xavier, J. (2024). World Porifera Database. Spongia (Spongia) officinalis Linnaeus, 1759. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=165220 on 2024-05-24
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2005-07-10 18:05:41Z
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original description  (of Spongia officinalis Linnaeus, 1759) Linnaeus, C. (1759). Systema naturæ per regna tria naturæ, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Tomus II. Editio decima, reformata. - pp. [1-4], 825-1384. Holmiæ. (L. Salvii)., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/587267
page(s): 1348 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Spongia adriatica Schmidt, 1862) Schmidt, O. (1862). Die Spongien des adriatischen Meeres. (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): i-viii, 1-88, pls 1-7.
page(s): 20-22; pl II fig 1 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Spongia quarnerensis Schmidt, 1862) Schmidt, O. (1862). Die Spongien des adriatischen Meeres. (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): i-viii, 1-88, pls 1-7.
page(s): 22-23; pl II fig 2 & pl III fig 1 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Euspongia officinalis var. exigua Schulze, 1879) Schulze, F.E. (1879). Untersuchungen über den Bau und die Entwicklung der Spongien. Siebente Mittheilung. Die Familie der Spongidae. <em>Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie.</em> 32: 593-660, pls XXXIV-XXXVIII.
page(s): 620; pl XXXIV fig 5-7; pl XXXV fig 6-7 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Spongia officinalis mediterranea Hyatt, 1877) Hyatt, A. (1877). Revision of the North American Poriferae; with Remarks upon Foreign Species. Part II. <em>Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History.</em> 2: 481-554, pls XV-XVII.
page(s): 511 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Spongia officinalis mediterranea var. tubuliformis Hyatt, 1877) Hyatt, A. (1877). Revision of the North American Poriferae; with Remarks upon Foreign Species. Part II. <em>Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History.</em> 2: 481-554, pls XV-XVII. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Spongia officinalis mediterranea var. adriatica Schmidt, 1862) Schmidt, O. (1862). Die Spongien des adriatischen Meeres. (Wilhelm Engelmann: Leipzig): i-viii, 1-88, pls 1-7.
page(s): 20 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Topaloğlu, B.; Evcen, A.; Cinar, M. E. (2016). Sponge fauna in the Sea of Marmara. <em>Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> 16(1): 51-59., available online at https://doi.org/10.4194/1303-2712-v16_1_06
page(s): 53 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Costa, G.; Betti, F.; Nepote, E.; Cattaneo-Vietti, R.; Pansini, M.; Bavestrello, G.; Bertolino, M. (2018). Sponge community variations within two semi-submerged caves of the Ligurian Sea (Mediterranean Sea) over a half-century time span. <em>The European Zoological Journal.</em> 85 (1): 382-392., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/24750263.2018.1525439
page(s): 386 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Longo, C.; Cardone, F.; Pierri, C.; Mercurio, M.; Mucciolo, S.; Marzano, C.N.; Corriero, G. (2018). Sponges associated with coralligenous formations along the Apulian coasts. <em>Marine Biodiversity.</em> 48(4): 2151-2163., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s12526-017-0744-x
page(s): 2158 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Đorđević, N.; Petović, S. (2020). Diversity and distribution of class Demospongiae (phylum Porifera) in the Boka Kotorska bay. <em>Studia Marina.</em> 33 (2): 5-14., available online at http://www.studiamarina.ac.me/pdf/33/No2/Diversity%20and%20distribution%20of%20Demospongiae%20in%20BKB.pdf
page(s): 10 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Roveta, C.; Marrocco, T.; Calcinai, B.; Pulido Mantas, T.; Pica, D.; Valisano, L.; Puce, S. (2022). Unravelling the sponge diversity of the Tuscan Archipelago National Park (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy). <em>The European Zoological Journal.</em> 89(1): 310-323., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/24750263.2022.2042406
page(s): 314 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Krikech, I.; Le Pennec, G.; Ezziyyani, M. (2022). Preliminary study of the shallow water sponges (Demospongiae) from the north-central Moroccan Mediterranean coast. <em>AACL Bioflux.</em> 15 (1): 305-313.
page(s): Table 2 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Eckhel, G. von. (1873). Der Badeschwamm in Rücksicht auf die Art seiner Gewinnung, geographische Verbreitung und locale Variation. <em>Triest, Buchdrückerei de Oesterreichischen Lloyd.</em> 1-42, 2 pls, 1 map. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

status source Agne, S.; Ekins, M.; Galitz, A.; Hofreiter, M.; Preick, M.; Straube, N.; Wörheide, G.; Erpenbeck, D. (2022). Keratose sponge MuseOMICS: setting reference points in dictyoceratid demosponge phylogeny. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 5195(3): 296-300., available online at https://www.mapress.com/zt/article/view/zootaxa.5195.3.9
page(s): 297 & 298 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

Neotype (of Spongia officinalis Linnaeus, 1759) BMNH 1883.12.4.28 [details]
Neotype (of Euspongia officinalis var. adriatica (Schmidt, 1862)) BMNH 1883.12.4.28, geounit Adriatic Sea [details]
Nontype (of Spongia officinalis Linnaeus, 1759) MRAC 507 [details]
Nontype (of Spongia officinalis Linnaeus, 1759) MRAC 558 [details]
Syntype (of Spongia adriatica Schmidt, 1862) LMJG 15384, geounit Adriatic Sea [details]
Syntype (of Spongia adriatica Schmidt, 1862) LMJG 15404, geounit Adriatic Sea [details]
Syntype (of Spongia adriatica Schmidt, 1862) LMJG 15474, geounit Adriatic Sea [details]
Syntype (of Spongia adriatica Schmidt, 1862) LMJG 15949, geounit Adriatic Sea [details]
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Neotype The neotype designation by Burton (1934: 570) is not warranted because there is a syntype series of 4 specimens in the Graz Museum (LMJG). Neotypes are only warranted if there is no extant original type material.  [details]
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Albanian sfungjeri i tualetit [from synonym]  [details]
Dutch badspons [from synonym]  [details]
English Turkey cup spongefine Levant spongebath sponge [from synonym]  [details]
German Tafelschwamm [from synonym]Feiner LevantinerschwammDalmatiner Schwamm [from synonym]Badeschwamm [from synonym]  [details]
Italian spugna da bagno [from synonym]  [details]
Japanese モクヨクカイメン [from synonym]  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) ΦίνοΜελάτια  [details]